Wow, Sean Baker's sixth feature film The Florida Project is by far my favourite of his. Very raw and authentic. Reminded me of why I love Andrea Arnold's American Honey so much. This film is truly a sprawling portrayal of trashy characters and glorious sun bathed, color infused 35mm cinematography.
I had the pleasure of seeing it at the North American Premiere, the film was introduced by Sean and there was a Q&A after the film with Sean and most…
La La Land is a magical experience and I'm devastated I can't see it again until december. Damien Chazelle took a huge chance with this, it could have turned out terrible. I'm surprised a film this original can even be made these days. So excuse me while I pick my jaw up off the floor.
The last film that made it this hard for me to breathe or made my heart pound this much was Mommy. Barry Jenkins' Moonlight is arguably the greatest coming of age story Iv'e ever seen. It's about the idea of masculinity, think nature vs nurture, conducting ourselves the way we think the world wants us to behave. We see the evolution of this little boy dancing to this strong man that reminds me of Juan, the man who took him…